Youth Justice

Information on services, structures, profiles, managing youth offending and victims of crime.


Services delivered within a community setting

Information about Youth Justice Services along with contact information for the five area teams.

Services delivered within a custodial setting

The Youth Justice Agency provides custodial facilities for children and young people referred to it by the court system in Northern Ireland.

YJA - victims

Aims of the youth justice system, charter for victims of crime and the role of restorative justice in the juvenile justice system.

Related to Youth Justice

Access to information

How to request information from the Department of Justice including Freedom of Information (FOI) and the use of our Publication Scheme.

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